Miranda Dickinson has always had a head full of stories. From an early age she dreamed of writing a book that would make the heady heights of Kingswinford Library and today she is a bestselling author. She began to write in earnest when a friend gave her The World's Slowest PC, and has subsequently written the bestselling novels Fairytale of New York, Welcome to My World, It Started With a Kiss, When I Fall in Love, Take A Look At Me Now, I'll Take New York and A Parcel for Anna Browne. Miranda lives with her husband Bob and daughter Flo in Dudley.
Miranda Dickinson's new novel Searching for a Silver Lining is a funny, warm and life-affirming story of lost friends, forgotten secrets and second chances. We've got an exclusive extract for you to read right now.
Fabulous Magazine's Claire Frost on why for book lovers there's nothing better than getting to meet your favourite authors face to face.
Spend a fabulous night in with bestselling authors Miranda Dickinson, Rebecca Chance and Karen Swan.
Writer's Block. 2 small words that can strike fear in to the most accomplished authors. So what do you do when you feel like you've hit a wall? We asked Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson for her top tips on beating the Block.
It's the moment every author dreams of - holding a physicial copy of their book. So we sent Sunday Times bestselling author Miranda Dickinson to the printers so she could watch her seventh novel A Parcel for Anna Browne as it was printed hot off the press! Blogger at ...
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MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 3 days ago
*NEW VLOG!* Where to start a story, why I wanted to be an author and a first peek at The Shed of Dreams-to-be - also keep your eyes peeled for a very rare sighting of Lovely Bob... Enjoy, lovelies!
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 4 days ago
Sending huge love and hugs to lovely Manchester folk after this horrific tragedy. You are amazing and your spirit is strong - hate and cowardice won't stand against your light. And huge love to everyone feeling helpless and scared by this today. What matters now is that we stand together and love each other xx
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 13 days ago
What does it feel like to finish writing a first draft? I've tried to explain it here... Also some sneaky details about the book, more to come very soon, I promise! xx
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 14 days ago
Well, this just happened...
#Book9 first draft is DONE! 😳😮😍
MirandaDickinsonAuthor - 26 days ago
My vlogs are back! Here's my barmy, whistle stop book tour for Searching for a Silver Lining - four cities, two days and lots of trains! Exhausting but so much fun!☺
Ask me a question for my next vlog - leave a comment below ☺
Finished! Woo-hoo! - 13 days ago
Just a quick post to let you know that I’ve FINISHED writing the first draft of my new book! Woo-hoo! (In case the word count is confusing, I have a scene after THE END in this document that I’ve now … Continue reading →
Book 9 – latest news from the coalface… - one month ago
It’s been quiet on here lately and that has been due to a couple of factors. Firstly, we finally moved house after lots of hard work, decorating, unpacking and late nights. But it’s fabulous to be in at last and … Continue reading →
Author Spotlight: RACHAEL FEATHERSTONE - 2 months ago
On my blog I like to bring you interviews and guest posts with authors I think you will like. Today I am delighted to welcome RACHAEL FEATHERSTONE to the Coffee & Roses Author Spotlight with a brilliant guest post to … Continue reading →
MirandaWrites 52 – The Christmas Vlog! - 5 months ago
Merry Christmas, lovelies! Well, it’s been a very strange year, with lots of ups and downs, but one silver lining (pardon the pun) has been the fantastic response from you about the return of my vlogs. For this week’s vlog, … Continue reading →
#WurdyChristmas 5: Lucy’s choice, Lucy’s world - 5 months ago
Welcome to the fifth – and final – part of my #WurdyChristmas treat short story. Yesterday I asked you to make a tough decision for Lucy – so did she choose to stay in the beautiful winter world, or return … Continue reading →
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